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How to Brew Coffee: 8 Step-by-Step Videos from Stumptown Coffee & Bon Appétit

We got a major lesson on how to brew coffee—eight different ways—with these videos from java experts Stumptown Coffee Roasters<p>Coffee. Any way you look at it, it's become way easier to get a decent cup in the past decade or so. The rise of good coffee (and the attendant coffee nerdery) has made us …

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AngularJS: How to code today with tomorrow tools - Codemotion Milan 2013

Many popular online services have demonstrated the power of javascript, html5 and mobile technologies. However, designing, implementing & maintaining a rich application for both web and mobile browsers is a challenging task given the characteristics of javascript. We will share our real-world …

Unleash Your Inner App Developer Part 8: Code Writing First Steps

<i>Do you have an idea for an app but lack the programming knowledge to begin building it? In this weekly blog series, How To Unleash Your Inner App Developer, I will take you, the non-programmer, step by step through the process of creating apps for the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad. Join me each week</i> …

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17 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

4 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Tired of wasting your time watching cat videos or scrolling through your Facebook newsfeed? Want to be more productive next time you go online?<p>Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>1. Digital Photography School —</b> …

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Ancient Asteroid Destroyer Finally Found, And It's a New Kind of Meteorite

For 50 years, scientists have wondered what annihilated the ancestor of L-chondrites, the roof-smashing, head-bonking meteorites that frequently …

The 5 Best Ways To Learn How To Code

Photo: Courtesy of Skillcrush.<p>It’s no secret that the world of tech has a serious diversity problem. From bro-y CEOs and founders behaving badly on …

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Don’t Believe Anyone Who Tells You Learning To Code Is Easy

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Kate Ray</i> <i>is the technical cofounder of scroll kit, a visual webpage creation tool that was recently acquired by WordPress.com.</i><p>One of the most dangerous things I’ve seen happen to people who are just starting to code is being told that it’s easy.<p>Here’s what your brain does:<p>Most …

Codecademy gets a major redesign to take the pain out of learning how to code

Two years after launching, and with more than 24 million users learning how to code on its platform, Codecademy is getting a facelift.<p>The New York City startup unveiled a sleek new website redesign today, which should make Codecademy easier to use for newcomers as well as make the site more useful …

Should I Major In Computer Science If I Don't Really 'Love' Writing Code?

<i>Answer by Jessica Su, Computer Science PhD student at Stanford, on Quora,</i><p>Absolutely. There are so many things you can learn, like<p>How does Google Maps find the shortest path between your home and your office?<br>• How can you tell in advance if a program takes forever to run?<br>• What are the weirdest possible …

Coding bootcamps will graduate 6,000 people in 2014 — 3x as many as last year

Learning to code is the new Pilates. In 2014, U.S. learn-to-code bootcamps will churn out nearly 6,000 entry-level programmers, according to a new report.<p>That’s almost three times as many graduates as last year, and it’s one-tenth as many graduates as will emerge from undergraduate computer science …

Reading, Writing, and Code

05/12/2014 · by carylsue · in Current Event Connection, Geography In the News, Main. ·<p><b>TECHNOLOGY</b><p>Computer coding instruction is growing at Internet speeds. Since December, 20,000 teachers have introduced coding lessons, according to Code.org, a group backed by the tech industry that offers free …

Newsgame hackathon: can we make a game with no coding experience?

I can't code. I can barely draw, let alone do graphics. And I've got about as much idea about how the back end of a game works as I do rocket science. So what on earth was I doing at a two-day game hackathon in Cologne?<p>At first glance you'd think I'd be completely unsuited to attend Europe's first …

Aardman Animations aims to get kids coding with Shaun the Sheep contest

The creator of Wallace and Gromit and Shaun the Sheep is encouraging British children to learn to code, with a game-making contest backed by Nominet Trust.<p>Shaun's Game Academy, which launched this morning, gets children to make games based on Shaun the Sheep using programming platform …

108 Ways to Learn to Code

The other day I was coding and a non-coder friend come up behind me. Seeing the code on my screen he exclaimed:<p>“Wow dude, that looks <i>hard</i>!”<p>I smiled …